Computer crime

FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows British IT expert Marcus Hutchins, branded a hero for slowing down the WannaCry global cyberattack, during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Prosecutors have charged Hutchins and an unnamed co-defendant with conspiring to commit computer fraud in the state and elsewhere. Hutchins could enter a plea during a hearing Monday, Aug. 14, in Wisconsin federal court. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
August 14, 2017 - 10:32 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. case against a British cybersecurity researcher accused of creating a malware program (all times local): 10:30 a.m. A British cybersecurity researcher accused of creating malicious software to steal banking information has been granted computer access while...
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FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows British IT expert Marcus Hutchins, branded a hero for slowing down the WannaCry global cyberattack, during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Prosecutors have charged Hutchins and an unnamed co-defendant with conspiring to commit computer fraud in the state and elsewhere. Hutchins could enter a plea during a hearing Monday, Aug. 14, in Wisconsin federal court. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
August 14, 2017 - 10:24 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information three years ago. Marcus Hutchins entered his plea in Wisconsin...
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FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows British IT expert Marcus Hutchins, branded a hero for slowing down the WannaCry global cyberattack, during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Prosecutors have charged Hutchins and an unnamed co-defendant with conspiring to commit computer fraud in the state and elsewhere. Hutchins could enter a plea during a hearing Monday, Aug. 14, in Wisconsin federal court. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
August 14, 2017 - 9:46 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack is expected in court Monday to hear federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information three years ago. Marcus Hutchins could enter a plea during...
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August 14, 2017 - 6:28 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack is expected in court Monday to hear federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information three years ago. Marcus Hutchins could enter a plea during...
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August 14, 2017 - 6:24 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack is expected in court to hear federal charges accusing him of creating malicious software to steal banking information in 2014. Marcus Hutchins could enter a plea during Monday's...
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A protester wearing a woman's dress as a joke, on which is pinned a banner of opposition candidate Raila Odinga, who they support, walks towards police before clashes erupted in the Kawangware area of Nairobi, Kenya Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. International observers on Thursday urged Kenyans to be patient as they awaited final election results following opposition allegations of vote-rigging, but clashes between police and protesters again erupted in Nairobi. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
August 10, 2017 - 8:51 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on Kenya's elections (all times local): 4:50 p.m. A political analyst in Kenya says the lengthy wait for final results from Tuesday's disputed election could increase anxiety following opposition allegations of vote-rigging. "The long wait is leading to tension,"...
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A protester wearing a woman's dress as a joke, on which is pinned a banner of opposition candidate Raila Odinga, who they support, walks towards police before clashes erupted in the Kawangware area of Nairobi, Kenya Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. International observers on Thursday urged Kenyans to be patient as they awaited final election results following opposition allegations of vote-rigging, but clashes between police and protesters again erupted in Nairobi. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
August 10, 2017 - 8:27 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on Kenya's elections (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Election protests have spread to a second Nairobi slum as Kenya awaits results of Tuesday's disputed vote. Opposition supporters in Kibera have burned tires and shouted slogans, hours after clashes between police and...
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Supporters of Kenyan opposition leader and presidential candidate Raila Odinga demonstrate in the Kibera area blocking roads with burning tires in Nairobi, Kenya. Wednesday Aug. 9, 2017. Kenyan police opened fire Wednesday to disperse rioters in several areas after presidential challenger Raila Odinga alleged election fraud, saying hackers. (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi)
August 09, 2017 - 1:05 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on Kenya's elections (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Kenya's election commission is defending the country's electronic voting system as secure, saying there were "no interferences before, during and after" Tuesday's election. The statements Wednesday night came after...
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Residents of the Mathare area of Nairobi, Kenya, take to the streets by blocking roads with burning tyres to protest in support of Kenyan opposition leader and presidential candidate Raila Odinga, Wednesday Aug. 9, 2017. Odinga alleges that hackers manipulated the Tuesday election results which appear to show President Uhuru Kenyatta has a wide lead over Odinga. (AP Photo. (AP Photo/Brian Inganga)
August 09, 2017 - 12:41 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan police opened fire Wednesday to disperse rioters in several areas after presidential challenger Raila Odinga alleged election fraud, saying hackers used the identity of a murdered official to infiltrate the database of the election commission and manipulate results in...
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A man pulls a burning tire in Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya, as others block roads with stones to protest in support of Kenyan opposition leader and presidential candidate Raila Odinga, Wednesday Aug. 9, 2017. Kenya's election took an ominous turn on Wednesday as violent protests erupted in the capital and elsewhere after opposition leader Raila Odinga alleged fraud, saying hackers used the identity of a murdered official to infiltrate the database of the country's election commission and manipulate results. (AP Photo/ Brian Inganga)
August 09, 2017 - 12:08 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on Kenya's elections (all times local): 8:10 p.m. International election observers say Kenyan officials should be allowed to work freely and securely as they count the results of Tuesday's disputed vote. Wednesday's statement comes after opposition leader Raila...
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